Manchester Community Church
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Where people count and Christ is honored.

June 10, 2012 Bulletin

Second Sunday After Pentecost
CHILDREN’S SUNDAY
 
MUSICAL PRELUDE                                 Organist, Annabell Curtis
 
WE COME TO GOD
 
INTROIT                                                                             MCC Choir
WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS                Dea. Annette Peabody
*HYMN OF ANTICIPATION    All Things Bright and Beautiful  #578*CALL TO WORSHIP                                                         Pastor Don                 Pastor:  O God, we worship You with grateful hearts.
People:  We come to You with open minds and grateful hearts.
Pastor:  Help us, O Lord, to be child-like in our faith
People: and to sing praises to Your name.
Pastor:  Keep us humble, Lord, when we act in Your name and speak of Your love.
All:  We thank You, Lord, and praise Your holy name.
*INVOCATION                                                      Dylan Burroughs
 
WE HEAR HIS WORD
 
*FIRST  READING   Teaching Children #630  Dea. Annette Peabody
*GLORIA PATRI
SMALL TALK                         Harold and Stella
Presentation of Bibles & Teacher Appreciation  Pastor Don and
                       Eileen Tweedie
ANTHEM                 Down By the Riverside                MCC  Choir
CALL TO PRAYER                                        
Pastor:  Let us pray.  O Lord be with us.
People:   And with our spirits.
Pastor:  O Lord, show Thy mercy upon us.
People:   And grant us Thy salvation.
Pastor:  O God, make clean our hearts within us.
People:   And take not Thy Holy Spirit from us.
Pastor:  O Lamb of God, Who taketh away the sins of the world,
People:   Grant us Thy peace.
SILENT PRAYER AND PASTORAL PRAYER            Pastor Don                
LORD’S PRAYER (debts)
 
 
PRAYER RESPONSE (Sung in Unison)
    Hear our prayer, Oh Lord,
    Hear our prayer, Oh Lord,
    Incline Thine ear to us,
    And grant us Thy peace.
OFFERING                                                                     
OFFERTORY                    Thank You Lord                 Jean & Joan
*DOXOLOGY AND  PRAYER OF THANKS                 Pastor Don
SONGS SUNG BY THE CHILDREN
GOSPEL  LESSON          Mark 10:13-16       Pg. 40    Pastor Don                
 
WE RENEW OUR COMMITMENT
 
SERMON                        “Children of Our Lives”          Pastor Don                
BAPTISMS                 Pastor Don and Sr. Deacon Lynn Sweeney
*HYMN OF HOPE              Jesus Loves Me                           #579
*BENEDICTION                                              By the children
CHORAL BENEDICTION       Go In Peace                MCC Choir
The words are on the inside of the hymnal back cover.
 *A MOMENT OF SILENCE
POSTLUDE                                                Organist, Annabell Curtis
 
WE GO AND SERVE THE LORD
*We stand to praise God.
 
Ushers:  Jackie Herber & Deanna Hallett
Coffee Hour Hosts:    Leon and Everett Strout
Coming Events
Sunday            June 10           Children’s Sunday
Monday           June 11           6:00 p.m.         Bible Study - Romans
Wednesday     June 13           6:15 p.m.         Choir Rehearsal
                                                7:00 p.m.         Deacon’s meeting
Thursday         June 14           Ladies Group to LeGarage, Wiscasset
           
Bible study tomorrow evening on the book of Romans.
Today  the children will participate in the service and after church have a barbecue and swimming at Arlene Gagnon’s home.  Parents are encouraged to attend.
The Ladies Group will carpool at the church at 11:15 a.m. on June 14th for a trip to LaGarage in Wiscasset.  DeeDee and Linda will be the hostesses.
 
Pastor Don is in the church office on Wednesday mornings from 9:00-12:00 and Fridays from 12:00-3:00 unless there is an emergency.  He can be reached anytime at 215-6838.
 
Our Prayer Vine
Lee Adams, Julie Anctil,  Nancy Bates, Jackie Bennett, Len Bettis, Chris Bettis, Carolyn Bickford, Barbara Bond, Allison Brann, David Bridge II, Harold Brundage, Brian Burke, Betty Clark, Colton, Linda Cookson, Judy Dawson, Tina Ellis, Ray Gay, Troy Hallett, Jay & Eleanor Hardcastle, Jean Johnson, Nancy Lamontagne, Kristen Landry, Ricky Lane, Doris Mills, Helen Oliver, Everett Strout, Robert & Alice Tweedie, Bertha Wood, Richard Newbegin, our armed forces (and their family members) wherever they are stationed throughout the world
 
If you or your friends are standing in need of prayer, please call our coordinator, Debbie Violette, 547-4228 or 624-6652 or Pastor Don   207-215-6838
“Where prayer goes, God follows.”